Georgia Police Officer Shot

Police in an Atlanta suburb say an officer was shot twice by a suspect who was also wounded by gunfire during a law enforcement operation. 

Authorities say Riverdale Police were assisting Clayton County with serving a no-knock drug warrant in Riverdale Thursday morning. 

A Riverdale officer was struck twice by gunfire. Officers returned fire, striking the suspect. 

The officer is in critical condition and was reported to be in surgery.  

The suspect was taken to the hospital in critical condition. 

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